Archive for the ‘NASCAR’ Category

Video: Tony Stewart rips media after FedEx 400 win

Monday, June 3rd, 2013

Tony Stewart has never been one to hold back his emotions, and after his win at the FedEx 400 in Dover on Sunday the 2011 NASCAR champion certainly let fly. After Stewart's first win since July 2012 (a span of 30 races), Stewart addressed the fact that there had been rumors ...

Methed-out ex-NASCAR driver arrested after high-speed chase

Friday, February 1st, 2013

Finally, there's a NASCAR driver who understands the sport's roots. Or a former NASCAR driver who does, anyway. Tyler Walker, who I never heard of until this sentence, was arrested Wednesday after leading police through a high-speed chase that covered ground in three (3!) different states. Cops in Nevada started chasing Walker ...

Video: Talladega crash takes out 25 cars on last lap

Sunday, October 7th, 2012

Talladega is known as one of the much treacherous tracks on the NASCAR circuit, and we were reminded why again on Sunday. On the final lap of the race, Tony Stewart was leading when he suddenly lost control of his car and managed to take out a whopping 24 other cars ...

America’s Most Influential Athlete Is… Jimmie Johnson?!?!?!

Wednesday, April 25th, 2012

Move over, Tebowmania. Pound sand, Linsanity. The thing that's really taking America by storm is Johnson Madness. At least according to Forbes Magazine. On Tuesday Forbes released its list of the Top 10 Most Influential American Athletes, which was topped by NASCAR driver Jimmie Johnson. No, seriously. This is fairly impressive ...

Juan Pablo Montoya’s Fiery Crash Can’t Even Make NASCAR Fun

Tuesday, February 28th, 2012

I typically don't watch NASCAR on Sunday because there is invariably something more entertaining on TV, whether it be another sporting event or an airing of some crappy Nicolas Cage movie on The CW. But after this year's Daytona 500 was delayed by rain all the way until Monday night, ...

Danica Patrick Headed To NASCAR Full-Time

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2011

Current IRL driver Danica Patrick is in the final stages of a deal to run a full-time Nationwide Series schedule next year and also a few Sprint Cup Series races as well. If that sounds like a full schedule, it is. That means Patrick will be moving on from the ...

Maybe There Is Hope For NASCAR After All

Sunday, July 31st, 2011

Sunday was my seventh annual “Why The F*@k Do My Editors Keep Sending Me To NASCAR?” experience. I get paid to go to these races. So at least I have an excuse. These other 100,000 idiots,  I have no clue what they’re thinking (Actually, I do. ‘I’m gonna drink all day ...